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Aires 737-700 crashes on landing in San Andres

  At least one person has died after a Boeing 737-700 operated by Colombian carrier Aires crashed on landing at the Caribbean island of San Andres after a flight from Bogota. Colombian civil aviation authority Aerocivil confirms the accident, saying that the 737-700, registered HK-4682, with Aires flight number 8250 had departed from Bogota…. Continue […]

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Lufthansa Cargo: Cause of MD-11 crash remains unclear

  picture credit PA Further details have emerged about the Lufthansa Cargo Boeing MD-11 freighter destroyed in a landing accident in Riyadh today, although the reasons for the crash remain unclear. The aircraft’s fuselage … read on….

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Indonesian C-130 crashes killing more than 78

An Indonesian military Lockheed C-130 crashed in east Java today and latest reports say the death toll is 78. Continue reading…

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FedEx MD-11 crashes at Narita

Japanese television has posted a video of a FedEx cargo aircraft crashing and burning after having landing troubles at the Narita International Airport Monday morning around 0700h. Continue reading…

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US Airways Airbus A320 crashes into New York’s Hudson River

Here is a picture taken by citizen journalist Janis Krums, who was on a ferry on the Hudson River at the time the US Airways A320 crashed onto the water. He captioned the image on Twitpic: “There’s a plane in the Hudson. I’m on the ferry going to pick up the people. Crazy.” Speaking of […]

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F-18 crashes in to quiet neighbourhood

And here’s CBS News’ report on the Boeing F-18 Super Hornet incident:   And this is what the street normally looks like: View Larger Map

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Crashed Itek Air Boeing 737-200

An Itek Air Boeing 737-200 which crashed yesterday near Bishkek had sought to return to the capital’s Manas International Airport because of a technical problem. Sixty-five of the 90 people on board the aircraft were killed after it attempted an emergency landing near the town of Dzhangi-Dzher in the country’s northern Sokuluk district. To read […]

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